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  • Title: Douglas Aircraft Company Material Conservation posters
    Date (inclusive): approximately 1942-1945
    Collection Number: 2021C78
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In English
    Physical Description: 1 oversize box (2.0 Linear Feet)
    Creator: Douglas Aircraft Company
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


    The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2022.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Douglas Aircraft Company Material Conservation posters, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Three anti-Japanese "Tokio Kid" posters produced by the Douglas Aircraft Company's Material Conservation Program and their Production Illustration department during World War II. Posters show Japanese soldiers being defeated by material conservation and were originally on display in their North Long Beach plant.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Propaganda, Anti-Japanese
    World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
    War posters
    Douglas Aircraft Company